Pro Tools 210p Practice Test (Post-production Techniques)

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Pro Tools 210p Practice Test (Post-production Techniques)

Pro Tools 210P practice test (Mac User Commands Only) Pro Tools 8 HD


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In order for Pro Tools|HD-series hardware system to synchronize to an external timecode source, they require an external timecode synchronization peripheral, such as a Digidesign SYNC I/O or SYNC HD. (True or False)
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Sync peripherals must be connected to Pro Tools audio interfaces using Digidesign's proprietary clock known as loop sync. (True or False)
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Longitudinal Timecode is used for synchronizing Pro Tools for:
    • A. 

      Music

    • B. 

      Post-Production

    • C. 

      Both A and B

  • 4. 
    Enabling the SYNC Peripheral is located where:
    • A. 

      Setup

    • B. 

      File

    • C. 

      Region

    • D. 

      Audiosuite

  • 5. 
    If you want Pro Tools to synchronize to another device accurately, there must be two different references that they both have in common.
    • A. 

      Common rate and common date

    • B. 

      Common sync point and common LTC

    • C. 

      Common clock and common reference

    • D. 

      Common peripheral and common VITC

  • 6. 
    What is the name of the connector on both the SYNC I/O and SYNC HD that is used to connect blackburst or house sync?
    • A. 

      Peripheral

    • B. 

      Video Ref

    • C. 

      Loop Sync

    • D. 

      Sync Peripheral

  • 7. 
    What is the name of the connector on both the SYNC I/O and SYNC HD that would be used to distribute a common clock to multiple HD-series audio interfaces?
    • A. 

      Peripheral

    • B. 

      Video Ref

    • C. 

      Loop Sync

    • D. 

      Sync Peripheral

  • 8. 
    What is the difference between clock reference and positional reference?
    • A. 

      Clock reference: how slow positional reference: how fast

    • B. 

      Clock reference: time address information (timecode) positional reference: how fast

    • C. 

      Clock reference: how fast positional reference: time address information (timecode)

    • D. 

      Clock reference: the rate positional reference: VITC and LTC

  • 9. 
    List most commonly used timecode frame rates for each of the following:PAL Video:NTSC Video:Film:
    • A. 

      25 FPS 29.97 FPS 24 FPS

    • B. 

      23.976 FPS 30 FPS 29.97 FPS

    • C. 

      30 FPS 30 FPS Drop 29.97 FPS

    • D. 

      24 FPS 25 FPS 29.97 FPS

  • 10. 
    What does the acronym "LTC" stand for and how is it used in Pro Tools?
    • A. 

      Linear Time Code; used for real time playback and recording

    • B. 

      Longitudinal Time Code; used for real time playback and recording

    • C. 

      Lamenter Time Code; used for real time playback and recording

    • D. 

      Both A & B

    • E. 

      None of these above

  • 11. 
    The acronym "VITC" stands for?
  • 12. 
    How is the positional reference "Auto LTC/VITC" useful?
    • A. 

      Pro Tools automatically chooses the best timecode signal

    • B. 

      Pro Tools automatically chooses the best video reference

    • C. 

      Pro Tools automatically chooses the best SYNC peripheral

    • D. 

      Pro Tools automatically chooses the best loop sync

  • 13. 
    A SYNC Peripheral provides how many 9-pin machine ports, to support direct 9-pin connection for Machine Control-enabled Pro Tools systems?
  • 14. 
    The Machine Control software is an optional addition and is not included with the Pro Tools HD software? (True or False)
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    The Machine Control and a SYNC Peripheral provide all connections required for Deck Control including remote track arming, Serial control and other Machine Control features. (True or False)
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    With Pro Tools Machine Control option installed, Pro Tools can directly control the transport functions of how many machines at a time?
  • 17. 
    Where do you enable machine control?
    • A. 

      Setup>Peripherals

    • B. 

      Session Setup window

    • C. 

      I/O window

    • D. 

      H/W Playback window

  • 18. 
    The option that allows you to insert more time at the start of your session and if you have regions in your session that have already been placed at a specific timecode number that must not change.
    • A. 

      Maintain relative position

    • B. 

      Maintain time code

    • C. 

      Linear time code

    • D. 

      Longitudinal time code

  • 19. 
    The option to apply a global offset to all regions placed in your session and all regions will remain in the same position relative to the start of the Session and to each other.
    • A. 

      Maintain relative position

    • B. 

      Maintain time code

    • C. 

      Linear time code

    • D. 

      Longitudinal time code

  • 20. 
    Pro Tools requires approximately how many seconds of pre-roll before online recording or playback begins?
  • 21. 
    Name one way to Pro Tools online?
  • 22. 
    What command will toggle between Pro Tools and the Machine?
  • 23. 
    What is the lowest value frames available for Minimum Sync Delay?
  • 24. 
    What edit mode provides the a convenient method for placing regions in sync with picture?
  • 25. 
    In Spot mode, you can also spot audio regions directly from any digibase browser to any audio track in you session. (True or False)
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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